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Home school support for Deaf/BSL parents with home schooling via facebook:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/883672728744801/?ref=share

  • Offering activity ideas
  • Help with explaining work
  • Interpreting work your children have been asked to do by their school.

CODA UK and Ireland

Planning: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1yEyT3pJA2fFp36rPtDSMrQ-bzyj__vPZgRYaNTJrQV0/edit

CODA UK & Ireland Facebook to share your work/for all videos linked to this projecthttps://www.facebook.com/codaukireland/

More info here; https://www.batod.org.uk/coda-uk-ireland-resources-for-home-schooling-parents/

Home Learning Packs

BBC Teach

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach (videos are subtitled)

Twinkl (useful for resources – very visual)

www.twinkl.co.uk

TED education activities (American based)

https://ed.ted.com/daily_newsletter (subtitles provided)

125 Ideas to Keep Kids Entertained during the Coronavirus Crisis 

www.parade.com/1009774/stephanieosmanski/things-to-do-with-kids-during-coronavirus-quarantine

Learning Apps for Children

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2020/mar/29/learning-apps-for-stir-crazy-kids-while-schools-are-closed?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Gmail

ICT Games

www.ictgames.co.uk

BBC Bitesize

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

NDCS (National Deaf Children’s Society)

https://www.ndcs.org.uk/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi6DvQHbWiFqcQuNabqMO6w - The NDCS has a YouTube channel with a range of useful video content.

BSL – British Sign Language

www.british-sign.co.uk/coronavirus-crisis/ - BSL courses are being offered to children and young people under the age of 18 (they had so many sign up they paused new enrolments so keep checking daily).

Doncaster Deaf Trust: https://www.deaf-trust.co.uk/news/doncaster-deaf-trust-launch-online-british-sign-language-course

BSL Zone for children

https://www.bslzone.co.uk/children

Deaf Books 

www.deafbooks.co.uk

Learn from Deaf people;

KJ and Jephta: https://m.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLDXs3ymZsLhiD93CasV1PzYVU74atlxv1

British Sign Language group on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/2204346984/permalink/10157167322251985/

Mental Health

Government Guidance on supporting children’s mental health and well-being

NHS guidance about talking to children about feelings

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/stress-anxiety-depression/talking-to-children-about-feelings/ -

Mindfulness for Children

www.youtube.com/channel/UCGYeWtdm9GXYcdgkLph9Rcw

Physical activities during learning (covers Maths, Literacy etc Primary aged pupils)

www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers

Physical Health

Joe Wicks’ daily PE lessons at 9am

www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1

James Stavro’s BSL #StayHomeDeafWorkout in association with Royal Deaf Association

www.facebook.com/RADRoyalAssociationforDeafpeople/

BSL FitFam

Instagram: @bslfitfam

Cosmic Kids Yoga

www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=dance+routines - Dance Routines on YouTube

Science

Derek Rodger’s Kitchen Chemistry

www.heathlandscomputing.co.uk/kitchenchemistry

 

 

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